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January 13, 2021 | Political Education

An Introduction to Capitalism

A written version of our first Socialist Night School session held by LVDSA Education Committee entitled “An Introduction to Capitalism.” We encourage anyone reading to attend the night schools for great presentations and discussions.
January 7, 2021 | Events

Socialist Night School: Socialism & Fascism

January 14th @ 7pm PT: We lay out some unique features of fascism and explore the relationship between fascism, capitalism, and socialism. Then, we discuss the debate involving whether Donald Trump and his supporters constitute a fascist movement.
January 7, 2021 | Press Release

Las Vegas DSA strongly condemns the fascist action at the Capitol in Washington DC

As socialists, we will always defend democracy — in the workplace, in the streets, and at the ballot box — against the ruling class and the authoritarian Right.
January 4, 2021 | Events

“How We Get Free” Reading Group

Las Vegas DSA’s Socialist Feminist and Racial Justice committees have started a reading group to discuss How We Get Free: Black Feminism and the Combahee River Collective by Keeanga-Yamahtta Taylor.
December 26, 2020 | In the News

In the News: A Democratic Socialist Will Soon Be Sworn in as Judge in Las Vegas

Public defender and racial justice organizer Erika Ballou won a Las Vegas judgeship with the backing of the Democratic Socialists of America. Next month, she’ll take the bench with the aim of upending the criminal justice status quo.
December 9, 2020 | Local Issues

A Commitment to Extortion: With the Raiders, Clark County Prioritizes Football Above the Needs of its Community

Even before the pandemic, it was absurd to divert resources that could be allocated to help the community.
December 4, 2020 | Local Issues

We celebrate the decisive victory of DSA member, public defender, and District Judge-Elect Erika Ballou, one of seven female public defenders elected as judges in Clark County

After a historic year for racial justice, electing Erika Ballou was an expression of our collective will for a fresh perspective on the bench.
November 30, 2020 | Events

Socialist Night School: Socialists & the Fight for Sex Worker Rights

December 10th @ 7pm PT: LVDSA's Socialist Feminist committee is taking over this month's Socialist Night School with a look at sex worker's rights and a discussion of how socialists should get involved in the fight.
November 17, 2020 | Local Issues

Protecting the Right to Vote and Combating Bad Faith Attacks on Nevada Elections

Expanding voting rights to all and protecting the integrity of a democratic process are essential to building socialism in this country.
November 7, 2020 | Weekly Roundup

Weekly Roundup: 2020 General Election

Happy weekend, comrades. Get comfortable and dig in to our Weekly Roundup.
October 30, 2020 | Weekly Roundup

Weekly Roundup, Vol. 27

Happy weekend, comrades. Get comfortable and dig in to our Weekly Roundup.